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Christmas around the world 1 15. 1) Which country says Merry Christmas as God Jul A Italy B Sweden C Mexico. 2) Which country refers to Santa as Sinterklass A Sweden B Italy C Holland. 3) Which country's Christmas greeting is Joyeux Noel? A Greece B France - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Christmas around the world 1 15

  • 1) Which country says Merry Christmas as God Jul A Italy B Sweden C Mexico

  • 2) Which country refers to Santa as Sinterklass A Sweden B Italy C Holland

  • 3) Which country's Christmas greeting is Joyeux Noel? A Greece B France C Spain

  • 4) Which country did the tradition of a Christmas tree start in? A FranceB Italy C Germany

  • 5) In which country did the nativity scene originate in? A ItalyB Germany C France

  • 6) Where was the advent calendar first made? A Germany B France C England

  • 7) Le Befana, a good fairy, brings gifts to children on January 5th in which country? A Italy B Mexico C Spain

  • 8) In which country does the eldest daughter put on a white gown and a crown of candles in her hair? A Sweden B Finland C Norway

  • 9) In which country do kids put shoes by the fireplace to be filled with candies and sweets?A Austria B Greece C France

  • 10) In Czechoslovakia, they believe that St. Nicholas: climbs down to earth from heaven on a golden rope B) sails out of the sea on a silver boat

  • 11) In Norway they have gift-bearing

    elves which resemble; A bull A goat

  • 12) In Iraq, families jump over a dying fire and make a wish on Christmas eve. Do they have to jump the fire: Three times Six times Twelve times

  • 13) Do Christmas preparations in Germany begin on: 6th December 12th December

  • 14) In Austria the song silent night was first sung in

    1888

    B) 1818

  • 15) Is thanksgiving in America celebrated: Before Christmas After Christmas

  • 1) Which country says Merry Christmas as God Jul B Sweden

  • 2) Which country refers to Santa as Sinterklass C Holland

  • 3) Which country's Christmas greeting is Joyeux Noel? B France

  • 4) Which country did the tradition of a Christmas tree start in? C Germany

  • 5) In which country did the nativity scene originate in? A Italy

  • 6) Where was the advent calendar first made? A Germany

  • 7) Le Befana, a good fairy, brings gifts to children on January 5th in which country? A Italy

  • 8) In which country does the eldest daughter put on a white gown and a crown of candles in her hair? A Sweden

  • 9) In which country do kids put shoes by the fireplace to be filled with candies and sweets?C France

  • 10) In Czechoslovakia, they believe that St. Nicholas: climbs down to earth from heaven on a golden rope

  • 11) In Norway they have gift-bearing elves

    which resemble;

    B) A goat

  • 12) In Iraq, families jump over a dying fire and make a wish on Christmas eve. Do they have to jump the fire:Three times

  • 13) Do Christmas preparations in Germany begin on: 6th December

  • 14) In Austria the song silent night was first sung in

    B) 1818

  • 15) Is thanksgiving in America celebrated: Before Christmas